Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pelvic organ prolapse occurs due to lack or reduced support and results in anatomical abnormalities of following organs:

  • Bladder
  • Rectum
  • Uterus
  • Vaginal Vault, following a hysterectomy
  • small intestines(enterocele)
  • Pelvic organ prolapse can range from mild to severe.​

Symptoms of prolapse are:

  • Pressure And pain
  • Difficult urination or bowel movements
  • Pain or discomfort during sex
  • Palpable protrusion of tissue through the vagina​

Pelvic Prolapse Treatment:

  • Pessary: A pessary is a small, doughnut-shaped device made out of plastic or rubber that can be inserted into the vagina.
  • Kegel exercises: Perform 20 repetitions of this exercise 3-5 times per day.
  • Weight loss
  • Surgery:Obliterative surgery or Reconstructive
  • Sacrospinous ligament fixation
  • Colporrhaphy, anterior & posterior
  • Sacrocolpopexy
  • Vaginal mesh

Recovery from Reconstructive Surgery
4-6 weeks